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Brevard, NC

Transylvania County, North Carolina

Latitude: 35.241625     Longitude: -82.728701
Population 6,643 (2005)
Elevation of Brevard, North Carolina: 2720 feet
BREVARD is located in TRANSYLVANIA county, North Carolina at latitude 35.241625 and longitude -82.728701 with an elevation of 2720 feet. The population of BREVARD is 6,643 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -2.15% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of BREVARD is 28712.

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Population 2005: 6,643
Population 2004: 6,642
Population 2003: 6,637
Population 2002: 6,725
Population 2001: 6,723
Population 2000: 6,789 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 5,388 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -2.15%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 26.00%

Population (2000 Census): 6,789
Male: 3,003 (44.23%)
Female: 3,786 (55.77%)

Median age: 44.60 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 84.20%
Black or African American: 11.53%
Two or more races: 2.02%
Hispanic or Latino: 1.13%
Asian: 0.88%
Other race: 0.46%
American Indian: 0.22%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.07%

Housing Units: 3,058 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 4.8059 square miles
Water Area: 0.0090 square miles

Most populous zip code: 28712


Cities & Towns nearby Brevard

Pisgah Forest, NC 3.8mi NE
Penrose, NC 6.1mi ENE
Balsam Grove, NC 7mi WNW
Cedar Mountain, NC 8.4mi SE
Rosman, NC 8.6mi SW
Etowah, NC 9mi NE
Horse Shoe, NC 10.9mi NE
Cleveland, SC 12.3mi SSE
Lake Toxaway, NC 12.8mi WSW
Laurel Park, NC 14mi ENE

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Asheville-Brevard, NC Combined Statistical Area

Population: 410,029
Male: 199,638 (48.69%)
Female: 210,391 (51.31%)

Median age: 40.70 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 88.92%
Black or African American: 4.78%
Hispanic or Latino: 4.23%
Other race: 1.28%
Two or more races: 1.24%
Asian: 0.67%
American Indian: 0.28%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.05%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 23,143 (5.64%)
5 to 9 years: 23,125 (5.64%)
10 to 14 years: 27,388 (6.68%)
15 to 19 years: 22,997 (5.61%)
20 to 24 years: 22,263 (5.43%)
25 to 34 years: 53,361 (13.01%)
35 to 44 years: 58,049 (14.16%)
45 to 54 years: 59,834 (14.59%)
55 to 59 years: 27,666 (6.75%)
60 to 64 years: 22,097 (5.39%)
65 to 74 years: 36,639 (8.94%)
75 to 84 years: 26,223 (6.40%)
85 years and over: 7,244 (1.77%)

Median age: 40.70 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 320,383 (78.14%)
21 years and over: 309,542 (75.49%)
62 years and over: 83,727 (20.42%)
65 years and over: 70,106 (17.10%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 320,383 (78.14%)
Male: 151,739 (47.36% of this group)
Female: 168,644 (52.64% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 70,106 (17.10%)
Male: 29,908 (42.66% of this group)
Female: 40,198 (57.34% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 404,943 (98.76%)
Two or more Races: 5,086 (1.24%)
White: 364,590 (88.92%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 17,343 (4.23%)
Black or African American: 19,601 (4.78%)
Asian: 2,745 (0.67%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 185 (0.05%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,163 (0.28%)
Some other race: 5,235 (1.28%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 17,343 (4.23%)
Mexican: 12,965 (3.16%)
Puerto Rican: 881 (0.21%)
Cuban: 374 (0.09%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 3,123 (0.76%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 392,686 (95.77%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 5,086 (1.24%)
White and Black or African American: 2,036 (0.50%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,491 (0.36%)
White and Asian: 600 (0.15%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 112 (0.03%)
Two races including Some other race: 0 (0.00%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 4,224 (1.03%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 410,029 (100.00%)
Householder: 179,188 (43.70%)
Spouse: 92,715 (22.61%)
Child: 102,576 (25.02%)
Other relatives: 17,254 (4.21%)
Nonrelatives: 18,296 (4.46%)
Unmarried partner: 8,995 (2.19%)
Total households: 180,674
Family households (families): 118,186 (65.41%)
With own children under 18 years: 45,793 (25.35%)
Married-couple families: 93,508 (51.76%)
With own children under 18 years: 31,965 (17.69%)
Male householder, no wife present: 6,680 (3.70%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,956 (1.64%)
Female householder, no husband present: 17,998 (9.96%)
With own children under 18 years: 10,872 (6.02%)
Nonfamily households: 62,488 (34.59%)
Householder living alone: 52,045 (28.81%)
65 years and over: 20,621 (11.41%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 50,277 (27.83%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 52,596 (29.11%)
Average household size : 2.27
Average family size: 2.79

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